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David Baldacci Visits Raleigh

David Baldacci is one of my husband, M.’s, favorite authors, so I was thrilled to surprise him with Baldacci’s book signing for Memory Man… 721 more words

Writer's Life

Become a Famous Writer

Work a job with a dick-kicking amount of stress involved. Be delusional; fall in love with your own legend. Believe you are The One and people will buy your thoughts. 168 more words


The most famous author you never heard of

Did you ever hear of the prolific author Mildred Wirt Benson? No? It’s possible you know her under one of her pseudonyms (including Carolyn Keene) or have read one of her Nancy Drew stories. 43 more words


What I Understand About Life

The Anne Lamott series: article 1 of 5

In order to articulate what I understand about life, I decided to jot down a few circumstances that gave me perspective : 329 more words


Sula - A Love to Kill For

A while back I developed a short lived mindset that I couldn’t be bothered reading books or novels anymore. My daily blog feeds, social media streams, and writing workshop materials were enough to manage. 361 more words


312. Scenes from the Second Seat on the Right

Thursday, July 9th, 5:00pm
Cary (and DeeDee)

Cary sits at the window. DeeDee takes the seat beside him.

DeeDee: Oh my God, I don’t believe it. 180 more words

Short Stories

Ordinary life does not interest me. I seek only the high moments. I am in accord with the surrealists, seeking only the marvelous.
I want to be a writer who reminds others that these moments exist; I want to prove that there is infinite space, infinite meaning, infinite dimension. 10 more words